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    Interview: Introducing the ‘Penguin European Writers’ series: Q&A with assistant editor Isabel Wall

Interview: Introducing the ‘Penguin European Writers’ series: Q&A with assistant editor Isabel Wall

In April 2018, Penguin launched their new ‘Penguin European Writers’ series, which features forgotten twentieth-century classics by authors of […]

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    Book Extract: Sympathy for the Traitor: A Translation Manifesto by Mark Polizzotti

Book Extract: Sympathy for the Traitor: A Translation Manifesto by Mark Polizzotti

Between 10 and 14 December 2018, the LSE Review of Books blog is running a Translation and Multilingualism Week. This feature […]

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    Book Review: Five Heads (Tavan Tolgoi): Art, Anthropology and Mongol Futurism edited by Hermione Spriggs

Book Review: Five Heads (Tavan Tolgoi): Art, Anthropology and Mongol Futurism edited by Hermione Spriggs

In Five Heads (Tavan Tolgoi): Art, Anthropology and Mongol Futurism, editor Hermione Spriggs brings together visual and verbal documentation of five art-anthropology exchange […]

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    Reading List: 15 Recommended Reads on Colonial Histories, Colonial Legacies

Reading List: 15 Recommended Reads on Colonial Histories, Colonial Legacies

Image Credit: African and Caribbean War Memorial, Windrush Square, Brixton, London (Kelly Foster CC BY SA 4.0)
In this reading list, […]

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    Book Review: Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd by Claire Pamment

Book Review: Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd by Claire Pamment

In Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd, Claire Pamment explores the centuries-old tradition of Pakistani bhānd performances which have used comedy to […]

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    Book Review: The Proletarian Answer to the Modernist Question by Nick Hubble

Book Review: The Proletarian Answer to the Modernist Question by Nick Hubble

In The Proletarian Answer to the Modernist Question, Nick Hubble offers a convincing challenge to the persistent binary established between modernist […]

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    Book Review: Bad Environmentalism: Irony and Irreverence in the Ecological Age by Nicole Seymour

Book Review: Bad Environmentalism: Irony and Irreverence in the Ecological Age by Nicole Seymour

In Bad Environmentalism: Irony and Irreverence in the Ecological Age, Nicole Seymour turns attention away from despair at climate change and […]

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    Book Review: Fifty Years of The Battle of Algiers: Past as Prologue by Sohail Daulatzai

Book Review: Fifty Years of The Battle of Algiers: Past as Prologue by Sohail Daulatzai

In Fifty Years of The Battle of Algiers: Past as Prologue, Sohail Daulatzai not only offers an ode to The Battle of Algiers, exploring […]

Book Review: The Book by Amaranth Borsuk

In The Book, Amaranth Borsuk explores our ever-changing definitions and conceptions of the book in light of shifting social, financial and technological factors. […]

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    Book Review: Race Women Internationalists: Activist-Intellectuals and Global Freedom Struggles by Imaobong D. Umoren

Book Review: Race Women Internationalists: Activist-Intellectuals and Global Freedom Struggles by Imaobong D. Umoren

In Race Women Internationalists: Activist-Intellectuals and Global Freedom Struggles, Imaobong D. Umoren traces the lives of three black women activist-intellectuals—Una […]

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    Book Review: Slow Looking: The Art and Practice of Learning Through Observation by Shari Tishman

Book Review: Slow Looking: The Art and Practice of Learning Through Observation by Shari Tishman

In Slow Looking: The Art and Practice of Learning Through Observation, Shari Tishman underscores the importance of slow looking. […]

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    Book Review: Archaeologists in Print: Publishing for the People by Amara Thornton

Book Review: Archaeologists in Print: Publishing for the People by Amara Thornton

In Archaeologists in Print: Publishing for the People, Amara Thornton explores the relationship between archaeologists, publishing houses and the British public’s […]

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    Book Review: Screening Stephen King: Adaptation and the Horror Genre in Film and Television by Simon Brown

Book Review: Screening Stephen King: Adaptation and the Horror Genre in Film and Television by Simon Brown

In Screening Stephen King: Adaptation and the Horror Genre in Film and Television, author Simon Brown examines the significance […]

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    Long Read Review: ‘Repurpose your Desire: Xenofeminism and Millennial Politics’ by Mareile Pfannebecker

Long Read Review: ‘Repurpose your Desire: Xenofeminism and Millennial Politics’ by Mareile Pfannebecker

How do we conceive of a gender politics and feminism responsive to the technoscientic infrastructures that shape everyday life? In […]

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    Book Review: TransCanadian Feminist Fictions: New Cross-Border Ethics by Libe García Zarranz

Book Review: TransCanadian Feminist Fictions: New Cross-Border Ethics by Libe García Zarranz

In TransCanadian Feminist Fictions: New Cross-Border Ethics, Libe García Zarranz analyses the literary productions of writers Dionne Brand, Emma Donoghue, Hiromi Goto and […]

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